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'''{{PAGENAME}}''' is a storyline mission in ''Battletech''.
 
'''{{PAGENAME}}''' is a storyline mission in ''Battletech''.
 
==Synopsis==
 
==Synopsis==
This is an all-or-nothing situation. [[Samuel Ostergaard|Ostergaard]] is on his way to [[Coromodir]] to break the back of my army, and I'm on my way to join them. You have this one chance to wreck the Iberia and turn the tide... do this, and our war will be won.
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This is an all-or-nothing situation. [[Samuel Ostergaard|Ostergaard]] is on his way to [[Coromodir]] to break the back of the Restoration army, and Lady Arano is on her way to join them. You have one chance to wreck the ''Iberia'' and turn the tide... do this, and the war will be won.
   
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You'll be attacking a Directorate communications station on Lyris, the second moon of Coromodir. The system's primary communications hub can be used to transmit the weaponized Locura virus that nearly destroyed the Argo to Iberia's systems, taking it out of commission. MEanwhile, Lady Arano and her army will be a distraction, marching on Cordia City to focus Ostergaard's attention on them.
 
==Walkthrough==
 
==Walkthrough==
 
·   You are attacking a base and must deliver [[Farah Murad|Dr. Farah]] to the control tower.  She is riding in the first 'Mech you selected for this mission.  The initial opposition consists of turrets and the following OpFor: [[Jenner JR7-D]], [[Orion ON1-K]], [[Vindicator VND-1R]] and [[Catapult CPLT-C1]].  In addition to your lance you have two allied [[Schrek PPC Carrier]]s and two [[Sleipnir]]s.
 
·   You are attacking a base and must deliver [[Farah Murad|Dr. Farah]] to the control tower.  She is riding in the first 'Mech you selected for this mission.  The initial opposition consists of turrets and the following OpFor: [[Jenner JR7-D]], [[Orion ON1-K]], [[Vindicator VND-1R]] and [[Catapult CPLT-C1]].  In addition to your lance you have two allied [[Schrek PPC Carrier]]s and two [[Sleipnir]]s.
   
·  Concentrate on the towers in the front as the left Sleipnir has the team to modify the turret programming.  Any turret you leave untouched will become your ally after 5 turns of re-programming.
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·  Concentrate on the towers in the front as the left Sleipnir has the team to modify the turret programming.  Any turret you leave untouched will become your ally after 5 turns of re-programming. Note that you do not have to destroy them, merely stay in their field of view, as they will always prioritize targeting your mechs over the APCs.
   
 
·  As soon as you drop of Farah at the comm tower a new lance gets dropped off inside the compound to the left of where you entered it.  The lance consists of a [[Grasshopper GHR-5H]], a [[Quickdraw QKD-5A]] as well as [[Quickdraw QKD-4G|-4G]] and one [[Orion ON1-V]].  Keep them busy as it takes 10 turns to upload the virus.
 
·  As soon as you drop of Farah at the comm tower a new lance gets dropped off inside the compound to the left of where you entered it.  The lance consists of a [[Grasshopper GHR-5H]], a [[Quickdraw QKD-5A]] as well as [[Quickdraw QKD-4G|-4G]] and one [[Orion ON1-V]].  Keep them busy as it takes 10 turns to upload the virus.
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·  After another five turns another lance drops in at the far right of the compound consisting of one Jenner JR7-D, one [[Banshee BNC-3M]], one [[JagerMech JM6-S]] and one [[Battlemaster BLR-1G]].  Hold out another five turns before Ostergaard’s [[DropShip]] gets infected by the virus and the mission is over.
 
·  After another five turns another lance drops in at the far right of the compound consisting of one Jenner JR7-D, one [[Banshee BNC-3M]], one [[JagerMech JM6-S]] and one [[Battlemaster BLR-1G]].  Hold out another five turns before Ostergaard’s [[DropShip]] gets infected by the virus and the mission is over.
   
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==Outcome==
===Dialogue===
 
 
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[[Category:Battletech campaign|10]]

Revision as of 10:59, 12 June 2018

Locura
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General data
TypeStoryline mission
EnvironmentTundra (+10% heat sink efficiency)
Objectives
Take Dr. Farah Murad to the comm control station

Destroy the Directorate garrison

Hold out while Dr. Murad uploads the Locura to the Iberia
Related quests
previous:
Liberation: Coromodir
leads to:
Showdown

Locura is a storyline mission in Battletech.

Synopsis

This is an all-or-nothing situation. Ostergaard is on his way to Coromodir to break the back of the Restoration army, and Lady Arano is on her way to join them. You have one chance to wreck the Iberia and turn the tide... do this, and the war will be won.

You'll be attacking a Directorate communications station on Lyris, the second moon of Coromodir. The system's primary communications hub can be used to transmit the weaponized Locura virus that nearly destroyed the Argo to Iberia's systems, taking it out of commission. MEanwhile, Lady Arano and her army will be a distraction, marching on Cordia City to focus Ostergaard's attention on them.

Walkthrough

·   You are attacking a base and must deliver Dr. Farah to the control tower.  She is riding in the first 'Mech you selected for this mission.  The initial opposition consists of turrets and the following OpFor: Jenner JR7-D, Orion ON1-K, Vindicator VND-1R and Catapult CPLT-C1.  In addition to your lance you have two allied Schrek PPC Carriers and two Sleipnirs.

·  Concentrate on the towers in the front as the left Sleipnir has the team to modify the turret programming.  Any turret you leave untouched will become your ally after 5 turns of re-programming. Note that you do not have to destroy them, merely stay in their field of view, as they will always prioritize targeting your mechs over the APCs.

·  As soon as you drop of Farah at the comm tower a new lance gets dropped off inside the compound to the left of where you entered it.  The lance consists of a Grasshopper GHR-5H, a Quickdraw QKD-5A as well as -4G and one Orion ON1-V.  Keep them busy as it takes 10 turns to upload the virus.

·  After another five turns another lance drops in at the far right of the compound consisting of one Jenner JR7-D, one Banshee BNC-3M, one JagerMech JM6-S and one Battlemaster BLR-1G.  Hold out another five turns before Ostergaard’s DropShip gets infected by the virus and the mission is over.

Outcome